Second Avenue "El." West side of 36th Street between First and Second Avenues, 1929. Elevated train lines on Second and Third Avenue. Built in 1878 by the Metropolitan Elevated Railway Co. In the 1930's, owned by the Interborough Rapid Transit...
Text,"This ticket admits one person to the official last train to run on the Fulton St. Elevated Railroad Line. Annotated in ink,"Mayor La Guardia was on train. Grandma Grandpa took a strap to hang on."
Bronx County Trust Co. at E. 149th St. and Third Aves. looking south. Also shown are the Third Ave. El, on the right, and on the left, a spur of the Second Ave. El that terminated at Freeman St. A White Rock truck and a Willis Avenue trolley are...
View of passenger and arriving train on elevated platform; Chrysler and Chanin buildings visible in distance. Caption on back indicates this was the last el in the city, and was slated to be torn down.
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Back cover of the Manhattan Beach March. Advertisement for other sheet music Sousa marches including, Hands Across the Sea, Charlatan, Bride Elect, Stars and Stripes Forever, El Captan, Directorate, King Cotton, Liberty Bell, Manhattan Beach.
Third Ave. and East 37th Street. Hand written caption reads: S. on E/S of 3rd Ave. from E. 37th St. ; 1/8-39 ; Somach 876. Third Avenue "El" line built in 1878 by the Metropolitan Elevated Railway Co. The advertisement on the building to the left...
Third Avenue and East 34th Street. Elevated train station entrance. The Third Avenue "El" was built in 1878 by Metropolitan Elevated Railroad Co. Hand written caption reads: N. along E/S of 3rd Ave. from E. 34th St. ; 1-7-39 ; Somac[h] 318.
Aerial view of Liebmann Breweries, Inc. that was purchased from John Eichler Breweries, Inc. in May, 1947. This Bronx auxiliary plant of Liebmann was at 169th St. & Third Ave. The Third Ave. El can be seen in the middle of the plant site.
View of festooned Borough Hall facing Third Ave. and probably taken from the Third Ave. El. The Bronx Board of Trade gave prizes every year for the best decorated building for Bronx Borough Day (June 14th). This building was originally...
Aerial view of the grounds of the New York Botanical Garden, the Bedford Park and Norwood neighborhoods. Also seen is the 52nd Police Precinct, the grounds of the Academy of Mount St. Ursula, and a Third Ave. El station at Bedford Park Blvd.
Today like yesterday the Socorro Rojo of Spain will take care of your families.
Postcard benefiting the Socorro Rojo Internacional of Spain. The back of the card reads:
Red Asturias rises up in defense of democratic freedoms
Opened in 1880, the Second Avenue elevated ("El") train had a stop at 34th Street. There are people walking on the sidewalks and crossing between the train lines. Carts are parked along the curbs and under the elevated tracks.